There remaineth…a rest to the people of God.@Hebrews 4:9
John Newton (1725–1807)

John New­ton, Ol­ney Hymns (Lon­don: W. Ol­iv­er, 1779), Book 3, num­ber 98.

Camp Sa­ki­ma Jo­shua Gill, 1891 (🔊 pdf nwc).

We seek a rest beyond the skies,
In everlasting day;
Through floods and flames the passage lies,
But Jesus guards the way:
The swelling flood, and raging flame,
Hear and obey His word;
Then let us triumph in His name,
Our Savior is the Lord.